Special Offer

Promo Closed: PokerNews 'Main Event' $30,000 Freeroll

The highest freeroll prizepool ANYWHERE | PokerNews players only

  • Total Prize

    $30,000 Cash Added
  • Date

    May 23 - Jul 05, 2013
  • How to qualify?

    Open to new and existing PokerNews customers. New customers need to make a deposit between May 22-June 30. Existing customers need to earn just 100 VPPs between June 1-30.

This huge promotion is now over. Congratulations to RU.PokerNews player "Xyxas37" who won $4,800. In total, 288 of our players split our $30,000 in added cash during the big event July 6th. We have a new promo on the way, check ourPokerStars Review for more Canadian PokerStars promotions and deals.

PokerNews has made another industry leading deal. This time we're putting up $30,000 to reward players who join the world's largest poker site via PokerNews.

The PokerNews 'Main Event' $30,000 Freeroll is an exclusive PokerStars tournament running Saturday, July 6th at 2pm Eastern / 11am Pacific.

New Players How to Join: New PokerStars players: Download and play PokerStars via PokerNews Canada. Enter Marketing Code "CANADIANPNEWS" to qualify for this AND ALL future promotions that we run with Stars, literally hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of freerolls and promotions every year!

You're also eligible for the 100% deposit match bonus up to $600: enter bonus code "STARS600".

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Existing PokerStars players who've joined via PokerNews sites: Earn 100 VPP's between now and June 30th and you get a ticket to the exclusive $30K freeroll.

Each player will start with a generous stack of 30,000 chips, blinds begin at 10/20 and increases every 10-minutes.

Have questions? Need support? Check out our $30,000 'Main Event' Forum thread

2013, July

GMT-7 Events Buy-in
06, 12:00 PokerNews $30,000 Freeroll! -
  • This promotion is open to players who have created their PokerStars accounts using the marketing codes of PokerNews Canada and associated PokerNews domains only.
  • New customers must make their first deposit between May 22 and June 30 in order to be eligible for the Freeroll.
  • Existing customers who created their PokerStars accounts using PokerNews.com or its associated companies' marketing codes need to generate 100VPPs between June 1-30 in order to be eligible for the PokerNews $30,000 Main Event Freeroll.
  • There is no cash alternative.
  • PokerStars will credit eligible accounts with a ticket to the PokerNews $30,000 Main Event Freeroll around 72-hours before the tournament is due to begin. All ticket enquiries should be directed to the excellent PokerStars support team.
  • PokerStars' standard terms and conditions apply.
  • Anyone caught creating multiple accounts in order to be eligible for this promotion risks having their PokerStars account being locked, having their funds seized and banning from the site.
  • The decision of the PokerStars management is final.
  • PokerStars and PokerNews reserve the right to amend or cancel this promotion at any time and without prior warning.